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Ineos begins maintenance at Chocolate Bayou olefins unit
HOUSTON, April 4, 2016 (PCW) -- Ineos has begun a maintenance turnaround at its Olefins 1 unit at Chocolate Bayou, Texas. The duration of the turnaround was not specified.
Prior to this planned outage, the plant had been shut in mid-September 2015 for about 11 days. The plant has the capacity to produce about 5.6 million pounds of ethylene per day, and represents 4.7% of Texas' total ethylene production.
Spot ethylene prices were steady Monday morning, with Apr trading flat to Friday's level of 28.75 cpp. -- Kathy Hall
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